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The voice of Scotland’s vibrant voluntary sector

Published by Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations

TFN is published by the Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations, Mansfield Traquair Centre, 15 Mansfield Place, Edinburgh, EH3 6BB. The Scottish Council for Voluntary Organisations (SCVO) is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation. Registration number SC003558.

Pat Armstrong believes the Big Lottery Fund should be looking for ways to support third sector leaders in its new programmes

​Volunteering charity says big things are ahead as it celebrates its half century

​An articulated lorry driver has pleaded guilty to killing two charity cyclists

Malcolm Streatfield explains why Scottish charities need to plan well ahead of their auto-enrolment date

​A new law means millions of workers now have the right to ask their employers to work flexible hours for any reason

Charity regulator reveals Scottish people trust charities more now than they did three years ago

Independent schools shouldn't enjoy charity status say members of Scotland's biggest teaching union

Charity regulator reprimands Fife Animal Trust but stops short of applying for trustees to be disqualified

Survey finds people trust the royal family more than charities

Find out who’s going places in the third sector